Channagiri is a Block positioned in Davanagere district in Karnataka. Situated in rural region of Karnataka, it is one among the 6 blocks of Davanagere district. As per the administration register, the block number of Channagiri is 82. The block has 249 villages and there are total 61354 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Channagiri 's population is 281004. Out of this, 142027 are males while the females count 138977 here. This block has 29119 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 14955 are boys and 14164 are girls.
Literacy rate in Channagiri block is 63%. 179449 out of total 281004 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 70% as 99475 males out of total 142027 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 57% as 79974 out of total 138977 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Channagiri block is 36%. Here 101555 out of total 281004 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 42552 males out of total 142027 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 59003 out of total 138977 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Channagiri block is 131329 however 149675 are non-working. And out of 131329 working individual 41476 peoples are fully dependent on agriculture.